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Dr. Parag Sancheti

Dr. Parag Sancheti

Dr. Parag Sancheti

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MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics



Joint Replacement Surgeon

28 Years Experience Overall  (28 years as specialist)

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Dr. Parag Sancheti, Chairman and Managing Director of Sancheti Hospital, carries forward the legacy of his father Dr. K. H. Sancheti. Renowned for his holistic approach, Dr. Parag Sancheti specialises in sports medicine and arthroscopy and takes a keen interest in facilitating sports medicine services to athletes from across the country.He has been associated with the Indian Association of Sports Medicine (IASM) since 1996 and serves as the President of the association. Recently, he was elected President of the Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society (APAS), a society for surgeons of joint replacement from the Asia-Pacific region. For his extensive research and academic work in the field of orthopedics, Dr. Parag Sancheti has also been conferred the honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) and has been invited to the Dundee University, UK consistently over the years.Under Dr. Parag’s active leadership, Sancheti Hospital enjoys tremendous trust amongst patients, not just from India, but from overseas as well. Dr. Parag Sancheti is also credited for initiating and revolutionizing the concept of Medical Tourism, which makes superior orthopedic services available to patients who travel to India from abroad, for health related issues.

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Shivajinagar, Pune

Sancheti Hospital


16, Narveer Tanaji Wadi, Landmark: Near Bank of Maharashtra, Pune

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Mon, Wed, Fri

05:00 - 10:00

Tue, Thu

05:00 - 09:00


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an Orthopaedist?

A: An orthopaedist is a medical doctor who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of disorders related to the skeletal system. An orthopaedic doctor attends to any disorder or condition or injury pertaining to the bones, muscles, joints, and ligaments associated with the skeletal system. These medical professionals treat conditions like arthritis, back pain, sports injuries, and leg and foot pain

Q: What is the difference between an Orthopaedist and an Orthopaedic surgeon?

A: Orthopaedists are sometimes mistakenly referred to as orthopaedic surgeons. An orthopaedist deals with conditions related to the musculoskeletal system. He provides pre-surgical consultation and post-surgical follow up. An orthopaedic surgeon provides same care as orthopaedist, but performs surgery as well. He performs surgery to cure back pain, ruptured discs, bone tumours, carpal tunnel, arthritis and other injuries.

Q: Does an Orthopaedist treat foot and ankle related problems?

A: Yes, an orthopaedist deals with musculoskeletal problems within the body. Problems related to foot and ankle fall under this category. Common foot problems like bunions, ankle sprains, arthritis, and sports injury are treated by an orthopaedist. Diagnosis of foot and ankle related problems are done through imaging tests. The mode of treatment depends on the severity of the problem.

Q: Does one need a doctor referral to see an Orthopaedist?

A: One can consult an orthopaedist by booking an appointment. Consultation with the orthopaedist is conducted in his/her clinic or at a healthcare centre. In some cases, patients go to a general physician for any condition or disorder related to the musculoskeletal system. Once preliminary investigation is done, the general physician may refer the patient to an orthopaedist for further examination.

Q: Does an Orthopaedist treat sport injuries?

A: Sport injuries are mostly related to the musculoskeletal system. Injuries like ligament tear, sprains, fractures, muscle pull, or bruises are commonly encountered in sports. An orthopaedist is the right medical doctor to consult for sport injuries. After physical examination, the orthopaedist may ask for imaging tests for confirming the extent of damage and then treat accordingly.

Awards and Recognitions

Appointed on Academic Council by Symbiosis International University, Pune - 2017
Award Of Excellence - 2006
Best Chapter Award;MITCON Achievers Award Icon of Pune By lokmat Group. - 2010
Best Presentation Skills Award of Distinction-Dundee University UK - 2003
Best Paper Award-Indian Arthroplasty Association -Chandigarh - 2007


MBBS - BJMC Pune, 1989
MS - Orthopaedics - Poona University, 1992


Indian Orthopaedic Association


1993 - 2018 Chairman And Consultant Orthopaedic Surgery at Sancheti Hospital


62584 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1989
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